Since older topics seem to have been locked, I cannot expand the already
Is it possible in some way to schedu...
As some of you may know, Ruben Van de Walle @B_E_A_T_ and myself wrote a
book on Archicad for Packt publishing. It's about 600 pages and takes
you from start to a level where you should feel confident in setting up
a project, make the model, and prep...
In the new Community environment, the text editor allows you to include
nicely formatted code fragments in the integrated rich editor, but they
are displayed without any color in the actual post. Would be nice if the
syntax colouring from the editor ...
With IFC export, the translator provides the option to split elements
into parts. I'm trying to export a door with its parts, but it remains a
single object upon export. Does this setting also require a specific
setup of the GDL code to distinguish b...
With the IFC Mapping Rules (in Map IFC Properties for Export), you can
only map simple, singular values, but not lists. Alas, within IFC most
Pset_*Common PropertySets have the "Status" property which expresses the
different status possibilities (NEW...
I'm old enough to still remember 3-year release cycles of BIM and CAD
software. And frankly, I preferred it this way. While I don't
necessarily object to new and shiny features, stability and
compatibility may be jeopardised this way. With a new rele...
Now the book has been out for a few months, we can start looking at how
it is being received. We hope that this book can be used to build upon,
e.g. by updating it for newer Archicad releases or by expanding it to
cover more features. Since the book ...
Hiding based on criteria is different from "hiding a selection" (which
is uncontrollable). I personally feel the Graphic Override provides the
whole toolset, but maybe having a filter/hide thing alongside it is more
flexible in the end. Layers don't ...